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Somerset

At the heart of the West Country, Somerset''s rolling hills, deep gorges and flowing rivers tell the tales of myths and legends.

From castles, abbeys and museums, to classic English houses and gardens, this is rural England at its best, and with such a wide range of things to see and do, a cottage holiday here provides the perfect base from which to explore the area.

Begin your visit to Somerset by exploring some of the area''s rich heritage, starting off with the enigmatic Glastonbury Tor. Sitting high above the land like a beacon, it holds stories of the legends of King Arthur and the Holy Grail. At the base of the Tor lie the ruins of Glastonbury Abbey, set in 36 acres of beautiful parkland and ponds it''s the perfect destination for a family day out. There''s an abundance of historical places in the region so take the time to explore as many as possible, especially Wells Cathedral and the Roman Baths and its museum.

If you can tear yourself away from exploring Somerset''s past there’s a lot more to explore. Longleat Safari Park is just one of the many animal attractions in the area, but you can also get up close and personal with magnificent shire horses birds of prey and marine life.

From the open expanses of gardens and ancient oak woodlands to sparkling rivers and sandy beaches, Somerset is a haven for lovers of the great outdoors. There are some great natural wonders to explore and with its steep inclines, dramatic peaks and amazing views, Cheddar Gorge makes an ideal location for walkers, climbers, cavers and sightseers alike. Lazy afternoon picnics can be enjoyed, and there''s a superb selection of pubs, restaurants and cafes cooking up fresh local produce so you can take a night off from cooking. You could even make a night of it and go see a show at the 17th century Theatre Royal in Bath.

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  • Minehead, Somerset
    Minehead, Somerset×
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    Ref: 31041
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    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Swimming pool - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Ground Floor Facilities

    Periton Park Court provides self catering accommodation with a semi-detached cottage (ref 31044) and cottage...

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  • Bagborough, Somerset
    Bagborough, Somerset×

    Tilbury Cottage

    Bagborough, Somerset

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    Ref: 29749
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    - Wifi - Pub within 1 mile - Rural Location


    This fantastic, semi-detached barn conversion, Tilbury Cottage, is set above the village of West Bagborough on...

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  • Shiplate, Bleadon, Somerset
    Shiplate, Bleadon, Somerset×

    Slade Barns -Little Wharf

    Shiplate, Bleadon, Somerset

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    Ref: W40909
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    - Coastal Property - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free

    Excellent touring base for central SomersetExcellent touring base for central Somerset

    Semi-detached barn...

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  • Weston-super-Mare, Somerset
    Weston-super-Mare, Somerset×

    Holm Cottage

    Weston-super-Mare, Somerset

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    Ref: E4929
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    - Wifi - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio


    This renovated Victorian cottage and its walled garden sit in a peaceful mews just 15 minutes’ walk from...

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  • Priddy, near Wells, Somerset
    Priddy, near Wells, Somerset×

    The Pen

    Priddy, near Wells, Somerset

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    Ref: 26450
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location


    All on one level, this compact detached holiday cottage is perfect for a romantic getaway and for touring...

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  • Hambridge, near Langport, Somerset
    Hambridge, near Langport, Somerset×

    Steel’Suffolks - Shire House

    Hambridge, near Langport, Somerset

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    Ref: 26413
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    - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    These two well-presented holiday cottages lie in south Somerset, midway between the north and south coast and in...

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  • Tatworth, near Chard, Somerset
    Tatworth, near Chard, Somerset×

    Lakehayes Cottages - Apple Cottage

    Tatworth, near Chard, Somerset

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    Ref: UKC1320
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    In a great location in south Somerset and near the west Dorset and Devon borders, these two semi-detached...

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  • Drayton, near Langport, Somerset
    Drayton, near Langport, Somerset×

    Mead Chapel

    Drayton, near Langport, Somerset

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    Ref: UKC292
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    - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    This lovely, converted detached chapel dating back to 1925, lies in the village of Drayton, South Somerset and offers...

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  • North Newton, near Bridgwater, Somerset
    North Newton, near Bridgwater, Somerset×

    Swallow Barn

    North Newton, near Bridgwater, Somerset

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    Ref: 30355
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    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location


    Swallow Barn is part of Great House Barns, the converted farmyard to the Great House. This unique holiday...

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  • Ellicombe, near Dunster,
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    The Old Coach House

    Ellicombe, near Dunster,

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    Ref: E2226
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    - Swimming pool - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    At the foot of Grabbist Hill (NT) in the Exmoor National Park, these four beautifully furnished and well-equipped Grade...

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  • Burcott, Wells, Somerset
    Burcott, Wells, Somerset×

    Little Burcott Loft

    Burcott, Wells, Somerset

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    Ref: E3744
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    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    A striking loft conversion in a secluded countryside location, with wonderful walking and glorious views, this...

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  • Waterrow, Wiveliscombe, Taunton, Somerset
    Waterrow, Wiveliscombe, Taunton, Somerset×

    Yeo Farm Cottages - The Old Stables

    Waterrow, Wiveliscombe, Taunton, Somerset

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    Yeo Farm is a small country estate nestling in the picturesque hamlet of Waterrow on the Somerset/ Devon border at...

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